Area Softball: Randolph edges Pine Island
The Randolph softball team held off a seventh-inning rally from Pine Island to win 8-4 on Tuesday.
The Rockets got on the scoreboard first on three runs in the third inning. The Rockets added three more in the sixth and scored two important insurance runs in the bottom of the sixth. The Panthers began to rally in the seventh, but were held to four runs.
Meredith Taylor and Megan Erickson each had two hits, while Taylor drove in a team-high two RBI.
Morgyn Otte struck out nine batters in the complete-game win.
McKenna Mathison led the Panther offense with two hits and an RBI, while Hannah Bulau drove in two runs.
Other Area Scores
Zumbrota-Mazeppa 5, Jordan 0
Rochester Lourdes 16, Kenyon-Wanamingo 0
Stewartville 6, Goodhue 0